Bayer began selling liquid Heroin in 1899 for pain relief.
WTF?! Lifting and Spanking Machine, complete with embedded electrical charge.
Antique Heroin ~ In the late 1800s heroin was an over-the-counter medicine until 1914 when it could only be used with a prescription. Heroin was later banned for medicinal use in 1924 ~ Often advertised as a cough suppressant / Retronaut
A banner for Bayer Pharmaceutical Products listing the company’s three flagship products: Aspirin (“for headaches”), Heroin (“for coughs”), and Heroin Hydrochloride (“water soluble”).